Author Archives: tomcoppin

About tomcoppin

Hello! I'm Tom, and have started this blog to share my experience of living life with a condition called Crohn's Disease. I've had the condition for a long time and have recently undergone surgery, hence the scar in the picture. I want to share my experiences to raise awareness of Crohn's, as well as helping out people who have been diagnosed. If you have any questions then feel free to message or comment and I will answer! Have a great day people. KBO

Busy but awesome year

Hi all! I know its been a while since I’ve properly written on here (other than yesterday morning’s post), but things have really been very busy. The first big thing to share which I’ve already hinted at is that I … Continue reading

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Starting on Humira

Hello dear readers! This morning I’m waiting patiently on this lovely sunny day for a visit from an AbbVie care nurse, because today is the day I start a brand new course of medication called Humira. Its a drug that … Continue reading

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Third anniversary

Why hello dear readers! Another lovely day out, I hope all is well with you. Logging into my blog account today, I saw a little notification in the corner of the screen. Not recalling what it meant I clicked and discovered … Continue reading

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Inspiration at the Olympics

Hello dear readers! Well things have gone quiet in the world of Tom – owing to an as yet unexplained and rather substantial pain in the ribs and back, I’m being forced to sit my butt down and not do … Continue reading

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Oh! Farts are the ones without lumps, right?

Hello dear readers! Do excuse the grim humour in the title but you can guess what this piece is about. Poop! I haven’t mentioned too much about this symptom of Crohn’s before but it is a significant factor and interestingly: … Continue reading

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